A Different Pointe of View

A Different Pointe of View, the flagship restaurant of the Pointe Hilton Tapatio Cliffs, has received numerous awards, including Best Atmosphere Award, Best Service Award, Best Continental Cuisine and Best Restaurant Award in Phoenix MagazineÂ’s reader restaurant survey, Best Wine with a View from the Arizona Republic and, for the past 21 years has been … Read moreA Different Pointe of View

50 Specific Actions of Green Living

When trying to go green at home, these 50 specific actions of green living can help you save energy, save money and save the environment. Find specific actions to take to live greener around the home, in the yard, in the kitchen, in the bathroom and in the laundry room! Let’s begin to do our … Read more50 Specific Actions of Green Living

Recycled Craft Projects – Ideas For Making Homemade Crafts Out Of Garbage

In this day and age, landfills are becoming over filled and anything we can do to help with recycling makes a difference. One great way to recycle is to make homemade crafts using things you would normally throw away. Before throwing something away, think to yourself: can this be used again in a craft project? … Read moreRecycled Craft Projects – Ideas For Making Homemade Crafts Out Of Garbage

Repurposing for the Garden

The garden is an appreciative recipient when repurposing many household items and always provides an abundance of ways to put unwanted items to good use. Plastic milk jugs can be turned into garden cloches, plastic and scrap lumber are also great for larger scale protection of garden rows during a frost. Pop bottles and milk … Read moreRepurposing for the Garden

Raise a pig in your backyard. (The pig pen).

I never thought I would raise my own pig, but as Thomas Jefferson once said, “I am an old man, but a new gardener.” Well, I am only 35, and I am but a new pig farmer. Here is what I learned while raising a pig during the summer of 2001: Why raise a pig? … Read moreRaise a pig in your backyard. (The pig pen).